Student Government: Academic Senate Student Representative

Contact Information

Name: Saishruti Adusumilli

Phone: 925-678-0511



Payrate: Volunteer

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: 2-3 hours/week. Hours may vary per week depending on individual circumstances.

Start Date: Oct. 5, 2020

End Date: Aug. 31, 2021


Job Number: 0008-3936-2020

Last Date to Apply: Oct. 4, 2020


The Academic Senate is essentially the governing body of the faculty and oversees matters related to faculty and curriculum. The purpose of the Academic Senate is to establish admission and degree policies, oversee course and curricula, recommend faculty appointments, and promotions, and advise the campus on budgetary and administrative matters. 

Academic Senate Student Representatives will be adding vital students' input to these educational quality decisions. Please pick and rank your top 3 committees from below in your application:

·         Admissions & Enrollment

·         Affirmative Action & Diversity

·         Courses of Instruction

·         Grade Changes

·         Undergraduate Council

·         General Education

·         Preparatory Education

·         Special Academic Programs

·         Undergraduate Instruction & Program Review

·         Undergraduate Scholarships, Honors & Prizes

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As a part of ASUCD, you agree to subscribe to the ASUCD Newsletter.

●    Attend all Academic Senate Committee meetings for the committee that you are chosen for

●    Update the ASUCD President and Academic Affairs Commission after each meeting 

●    Contribute your views and experience in academic decision making


-       Passion for student issues and improving the quality of life for all UC Davis students

-       Reliable

-       Communicative

-       Able to follow through on commitments 

Supplemental Questions

  1. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  2. Please briefly discuss the role of the UC Davis Principles of Community and your understanding of diversity and cultural competency.
  3. Please list previous experience as it pertains to the position.

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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